SpiceJet has decided to send workers havings salary more than Rs 50,000/month on leave without pay. Even though It will be done on a rotational basis, the impact of it is very extensive, sources said on Sunday in the midst of flights staying suspended till further notification.
This course of action would be set up for a quarter of a year, they incorporated. Also, the salary for April month is probably going to be paid to staff for the days they were on the job.
Employees were already sent on leave without pay from March 25 to 31 by the carrier.
The Prime Minister Narendra Modi has already extended the nationwide lockdown until 3 May to contain the spread of the coronavirus. Even though some industries and services are expecting to get some relaxation from 20th April but the Airlines industry is the worst hit by COVID-19, an infection that started in Chinese city Wuhan in Late December last year.